OU Coaches Clinic Set For April 3-5

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MARCH 27, 2014

NORMAN, Okla. – Football coaches from the area are invited to attend the University of Oklahoma’s Coaches Clinic. Led by head coach Bob Stoops and his staff, the three-day workshop will be held Thursday, April 3, through Saturday, April 5.

The clinic will begin at 5 p.m., Thursday with registration and check-in at the Chesapeake Stadium Club on the east side of Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium.

Featuring the OU coaching staff, as well as top high school and junior college coaches from around the country, the clinic will highlight everything from defensive schemes to strength training. They will also be able to watch an OU team scrimmage, as well as a practice.

Dinner will be provided on Thursday following check-in. A continental breakfast will be provided along with lunch and dinner on Friday.

The cost is $50 per coach, with the rate decreasing to $45 dollars per coach when registering four or more coaches. The open registration period continues until 10 a.m. on April 4.

Sooner Sessions Registration Form Coaches Clinic Registration Form

Thursday, April 3
5:00 p.m.: Registration and Check-In (Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium)

6:00 p.m.: Dinner (Stadium Club)

7:00 p.m.: Welcome – Head coach Bob Stoops

7:45 p.m.: Sooner Offense – Josh Heupel (Co-Offensive Coordinator, Oklahoma)

7:45 p.m.: Sooner Defense – Mike Stoops (Defensive Coordinator, Oklahoma)

8:30 p.m.: Huddle Session

Friday, April 4
7:30 a.m.: Registration ends at 10:00 a.m. (Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium)

8:30 a.m.: Coach DeCarlos Holmes (East Mississippi JC) – “Dominating D-Line Play”

9:30 a.m.: Coach A.J. Ofodile (Rock Bridge H.S. – MO) – “Rock Bridge HS Offensive Identity”; Coach James Williams (Marshall H.S. – TX) – “Dominant Defense: From the Practice Field to Game Day”

10:30 a.m.: Coach Bryan Pratt (McAlester H.S. – OK) – “Shallow Concepts”; Coach Jeff Craig (Blanchard H.S. – OK) – “Blanchard 3-4 Run Fits & Pass Drops”

11:30 a.m.: Coach Joey McGuire (Cedar Hill H.S. – TX) – “The Big 4” Cedar Hill Run Game; Coach Mark Smith (Judson H.S. – TX) – “3-4 Defense – The Rocket Way”

12:30 p.m.: Lunch (Stadium Club)

1:30 p.m.: Offensive and Defensive Line Drills – Field Demonstration with OU Offensive Line Coach Bill Bedenbaugh and OU Defensive Line Coach Jerry Montgomery – (Everest Training Center)

2:00 p.m.: Wide Receiver and Defensive Back Drills – Field Demonstration with OU Co-Offensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers Coach Jay Norvell and OU Assistant Head Coach Bobby Jack Wright

2:30 p.m.: Strength and Speed Development Program – Jerry Schmidt (OU Director of Sports Enhancement) and staff

3:15 p.m.: Sooner Practice Session

6:00 p.m.: Dinner (Stadium Club)

Saturday, April 5
11:00 a.m.: OU Football Scrimmage



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